(Updated 12.17 CET 21SEP18)
Strong winds forecasted in southern Scandinavia 21SEP18-22SEP18
The storm Knud is approaching southern Scandinavia and very strong winds are forecasted for Denmark, south-western Sweden and southern Norway with the potential for disturbances. Information will be continuously updated.
Rebook your flight
If your original booking is between 21SEP18-22SEP18 you may voluntarily change your travel date to/from Kristiansand, Stavanger, Bergen, Kristiansund, Molde, Ålesund, Malmö, Gothenburg, Ängelholm, domestic Denmark except to/from Copenhagen.
How to rebook
You can change your travel dates by calling us if:
- Your flight is with SAS
- Flight is not cancelled
- The departure date of your new flight is 21SEP18 or between 23SEP18-24SEP18
- Your ticket number starts with 117
- Your ticket is issued on/before 21SEP18
- If you booked via a travel agent or a tour operator, please contact them directly.
The rebooking is free of charge.
SAS will not absorb costs such as, but not limited to, accommodation, food and surface/air transportation for voluntary rebookings.
Bologna Airport will be closed for air traffic 14SEP18-18SEP18
Bologna Airport will be closed for air traffic from the 14th of September 00:01 AM to the 18th of September 06:00 AM for maintenance work on runway and taxiway.
New regulations from U.S. authorities regarding flights to the U.S.
If you are travelling to the U.S. it is important that you arrive at your airport well in advance of your departure, as you will need extra time to check-in and for security screening.
This is due to additional regulations from U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) affecting all departures to the U.S. as of October 26th 2018.
All aviation companies in all countries, must adhere to the same regulations. This also affects transfer passengers.
Electronic Devices – TSA (DHS – Department of homeland security)
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is implementing enhanced security measures, both seen and unseen, at all last-point-of-departure airports in 105 countries around world. The enhanced security measures are both seen and unseen; however, passengers flying to the United States may experience additional screening of their person and property. There are no changes to items allowed in carry-on and checked baggage.
The enhanced security measures include but are not limited to:
· Enhancing overall passenger screening;
· Conducting heightened screening of personal electronic devices;
· Increasing security protocols around aircraft and in passenger areas; and
· Deploying advanced technology, expanding canine screening, and establishing additional preclearance locations.
For further information:
Fact Sheet: Aviation Enhanced Security Measures for All Commercial Flights to the United States
Travel to France
All French airports except Charles de Gaulle (CDG) and Orly (ORY) have border controls for Schengen arrivals and departures.
All passengers must present a valid National ID card or valid Passport when arriving or departing from France. Passengers inhibited to present a valid National ID card or valid Passport will be refused entry to France.